Mario (Mario) Diaz-Balart (R-25)

US Representative Mario Diaz-Balart

Mario (Mario) Diaz-Balart (R-25)
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Capitol: 202.225.4211
FAX: 202.225.8576
District: 305.470.8555
Representative
Room 374 CHOB- Cannon House Office Building 25 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-0925
4715 Golden Gate Parkway
Naples, FL 34116-6901
Residence:Miami, FL

Committee Assignments

RM MemberHouse Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies
Co-ChairCongressional Hispanic Conference
Co-ChairCongressional Everglades Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Taiwan Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Caucus on Colombia
Co-ChairCongressional Contaminated Drywall Caucus (CCDC)
FC MemberCongressional Cuba Democracy Caucus
Co-ChairLatino-Jewish Congressional Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus for Effective Foreign Assistance
Co-ChairCongressional Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Caucus
Co-ChairVenezuela Democracy Caucus
Co-ChairHouse Congressional Hispanic-Serving Institutions Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Morocco Caucus
Co-ChairFlorida Ports Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the European Union (EU)
FC MemberCongressional Czech Caucus
FC MemberFriends of Egypt Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Peru
FC MemberIran Human Rights and Democracy Caucus
FC MemberHouse Specialty Crops Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Friends of Spain Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Brazil
FC MemberCongressional Friends of Panama Caucus
FC MemberAir Cargo Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Georgia Caucus
FC MemberHouse Baltic Caucus
FC MemberCentral America Caucus
FC MemberDefense Communities Congressional Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Defense
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues
FC MemberCongressional Ports Opportunity, Renewal, Trade, and Security [P.O.R.T.S.] Caucus
FC MemberJoint Strike Fighter Caucus
FC MemberHouse Republican Israel Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Bike Caucus
FC MemberBicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
FC MemberHouse General Aviation Caucus

Bio

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart is currently fulfilling his 10th term in the U.S. House of Representatives, serving Florida's 25th congressional district. Diaz-Balart is a senior member of the House Committee on Appropriations, and he is the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development, in addition to serving on the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs and Defense Subcommittees. Diaz-Balart passionately serves his constituents, acting tirelessly in defense of individual rights and liberties, promoting economic prosperity, and supporting a robust national defense. He is well-known for his advocacy of human rights and democracy around the world, as well as for his staunch support of our global allies. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2002, making him the Dean of the Florida Delegation and Deputy Whip in Congress. Prior to his time in Congress, Diaz-Balart served in the Florida State Legislature in both the House and Senate chambers. He chaired several committees, including the Combined Appropriations/Ways and Means/Finance and Tax Committee. Diaz-Balart was born on September 25, 1961, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, to Rafael and Hilda Diaz-Balart and is the youngest of four brothers (Rafael, Lincoln, and Jose). He studied Political Science at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Diaz-Balart currently resides in Miami, Florida, with his wife, Tia, and son, Cristian Rafael.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: M. Tia   DOB: 9/25/1961
Counties Representing
Broward
Collier
Hendry